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Obesity associated with a higher risk for dementia, new study finds


New Census report on aging trends in Africa


NIA program staff will answer questions at Alzheimer's Association International Conference virtual booth


Lower wealth linked with faster physical and mental aging


A summit virtual meeting series to engage the dementia care community


People with dementia and their families disproportionally handle costs of care


Study highlights paid caregiving gaps and needs for community-dwelling adults with dementia


Research on resilience in stressful times


Electronic health records-based tool uses data to detect undiagnosed dementia


The IMPACT Collaboratory: Pilot funding for pragmatic dementia research


Dr. Lisbeth Nielsen to lead NIA's Division of Behavioral and Social Research


Second research summit on dementia care, caregiving, and services is fast approaching!


Certain personality traits in high school may lower dementia risk five decades later


Walking speed at age 45 linked to physical well-being, brain health


Deaths in middle-aged adults drive decrease in U.S. life expectancy


Retirement: A chance to share gratitude, advice, regrets from my time at NIA


Innovative ideas and investigators wanted for Alzheimer's and related dementias research


Frequent social contact in midlife may reduce dementia risk, Whitehall II study analysis shows


Attention health hackers: Global initiative will fund innovation where it’s needed most


Cardiovascular health status at age 50 linked to dementia risk in later life


Participate in the second research summit on dementia care, caregiving and services!


Exploring the unexpected: What can we learn from lucidity in dementia?


New research collaboratory designed to spur innovation and improve dementia care


Census report on older foreign-born population now available


Healthy lifestyle associated with lower risk of dementia independent of genetic risk, study finds